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Lander's Zegarra receives NCAA's Elite 89 Award

May 18, 2015
Diego Zegarra, a senior on the Lander men's tennis team, is the recipient of the Elite 89 Award for the 2015 NCAA Division II Men's Tennis Championship.

Zegarra, a native of  La Paz, Bolivia, was presented with the award during the national championship tennis banquet in Surprise, Ariz.

Zegarra, who studied at the University of Cambridge during Summer 2014, has also received the Peach Belt Conference's Elite 15 Award -- which is modeled after the Elite 89 award -- for the past two years.

Read the full story on Zegarra's prestigious honor here.